Laura Scott

What Laura can do for you

Laura joined Hempsons in 2014 from a claimant background.  She is a solicitor in the healthcare litigation team specialising in clinical negligence claims made against the NHS.

Laura has a varied caseload, including orthopaedic, obstetric, ophthalmic and psychiatric injury claims, and matters relating to consent and the standard of surgery.  She has also had a number of successful outcomes at trial.

 Main areas of expertise

  • Clinical negligence

The clients she works with

  • NHS Resolution
  • NHS bodies


  • Legal Practice Course
  • Masters in Law (specialising in healthcare)
  • Law LLB

Recent publications

  • “Factual witnesses and expert advisors – lessons learnt from recent trial wins” – Medico Legal Magazine